mineral extraction


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Noun1.mineral extraction - crushing and separating ore into valuable substances or waste by any of a variety of techniquesmineral extraction - crushing and separating ore into valuable substances or waste by any of a variety of techniques
extraction - the process of obtaining something from a mixture or compound by chemical or physical or mechanical means
activating agent - (mineral extraction) a surface-active chemical used in flotation process to increase the attraction to a specific mineral
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Novatek quotes have dropped 24% since the announcement of changes in mineral extraction tax rate.
The former IMI site, now called Phoenix 10, was transferred from Advantage West Midlands (AWM) to the Homes and Communities Agency (HCA) last September while mineral extraction and remediation firm Parkhill Estates, based in Shropshire, was identified as preferred purchaser of the site with the backing of Walsall Borough Council.
While involved with mineral extraction in both locations, the immigrants' experiences varied greatly as a result of cultural and political differences in the host countries which informed, in sometimes unexpected ways, the general welfare, prosperity and eventual assimilation outcomes of these populations.
66 million after it put a stop to mineral extraction at a protected conservation site on the Hafod Quarry, near Johnstown, five years ago.
The site, now called Phoenix Ten, is one of the assets currently being disposed of by Advantage West Midlands and mineral extraction and remediation firm Parkhill Estates, based in Newport in Shropshire, has been identified as the preferred buyer of the site with the backing of Walsall Borough Council.
Since 2000, the inexorable ascent of the emerging markets has driven world commodity prices higher and with them, the return to investments in oil, gas, and mineral extraction.
18 (ANI): President Pratibha Patil said on Saturday that Cambodia views oil and natural gas, mineral extraction, agriculture and tourism as areas for bilateral cooperation with India in future.
reduce subsidies for fossil fuels by altering royalty rates and lease schedules for mineral extraction on federal lands;
Novatek want the government to agree, before end-2010, to give the firm exemption from the mineral extraction tax (MET) as well as profit and property taxes for at least 10 years or until gas production has reached 250 BCM.
The money is being provided under the bank's 'Growth with Governance' project and its aim is that through making government decisions more efficient and honest, mineral extraction causes less damage and more profits, especially for the Congo.
MINERALS surveyors, also known as mining surveyors, are concerned with the use, value, management and exploitation of mineral deposits, and the mapping and recording of the extent of mineral extraction.
Mining and mineral extraction practices in Africa hold the promise of positive economic development for the continent, but there are major challenges that still need to be overcome.